The PL-1440E metal lathe raises the bar for entry-level lathes. Built with ground and hardened slideways and a DRO, this gap lathe is reliable and precise.
- Recommended for small to medium shops and schools.
- 8 spindle speeds, ranging from 90 to 1,800 rpm.
- 3 hp motor runs on a 220-volt single-phase power, so you can use it almost anywhere.
- No assembly required. Just open the crate and wire it up.
- Precision-ground and hardened ways ensure years of tight tolerances.
- Digital readout (pre-installed) helps you make precise cuts.
- Capable of making metric and standard threads.
- Gap lathe design allows you remove a section of the slide to fit a slightly larger diameter.
Comes standard with:
- 3-jaw and 4-jaw chucks.
- Headstock chuck guard with automatic safety switch.
- Steady rest and follow rest.
- Face plate.
- Safety foot brake.
- Integrated coolant system, which maintains accuracy and helps the machine last longer.
- Halogen work light.
- Optional taper attachment for making cones is sold separately.
- Covered by a 1-year parts warranty.
- We stock replacement parts at our Wisconsin headquarters so we can ship them out quickly.
- Our team of experienced metalworkers is here to provide lifetime technical support by phone.
Item Number PL-1440E-1.0
Spindle Speeds 90 - 1800 rpm
Spindle Bore 1.5"
Spindle Nose D1-4"
Threads Imperial Qty Speed 44 / 4-112 T.P.I.
Threads Metric Qty Speed 22 / .45-7.5 mm
Spindle Taper Sleeve Morse #3
Spindle Taper Nose Morse #5
Tailstock Quill Dia 1.772"
Tailstock Quill Taper Morse #3
Tailstock Quill Travel 4.72"
Bed Length 17156
Bed Width 7.086"
Main Motor 2 hp
Longitudinal Feeds Imperial Qty Speed .0012" – .0294"/rev.
Lead Screw Diameter .866"
Lead Screw Thread Pitch 4 T.P.I.
Max. Swing Over Bed 14"
Max. Swing Over Cross Slide 8.6"
Max. Swing In Gap Dia 19.9"
Cross Feeds Imperial Qty Speed .0003" – .01"/rev.
Distance Between Centers 40"
Feed Rod .708" dia.
Power 220V / 1-phase
Shipping Weight 1450lbs
Shipping Dimensions (Inches) 79x44x63
Dimensions L x W x H 76" x 30" x 61"
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